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Platter

1973.135 (RS212040)

Description

Small oval platter with molded scrolled handles and blue transfer-printed pattern. Border of sprays of flowers and "C" in cartouches on fish scale ground. Inner border of scrolls and shells. "Crawford Cooking- Ranges" printed in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
"Especially Manufactured for / Charles R. Lynde / Importer of China and Glass / 424 Boylston St. / Boston, Mass. / AND / The Walker & Pratt Manufacturing Company" (printed)
"K" (impressed)
"$7.50" (handwritten)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Advertisement
Cooking
Dish, Serving
earthenware
Fish scale
glazing (coating)
Platter
platters
Scroll
Shell
Spray
transfer printing
People and organizations
Charles R. Lynde
Walker & Pratt Manufacturing Co.
Dimensions
1 x 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.135
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
15996

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